Testing performed on Beckman Coulter DxC 700 AU with serum testing.
Used to diagnose and assist with treatment of hypermagnesemia and to monitor patients receiving prolonged magnesium-free intravenous therapy.
Specimen Storage and Stability
Magnesium in serum is stable for up to one week at 2-8°C.
Specimen Collection and Preparation
Serum sample recommended in Gold Top or Tiger SST, free from hemolysis.
1.9 - 2.7mg/dL
Monday - Saturday, 16 hours a day.
Result available after getting the specimen in 5 hours.
STAT results available within 2 hours of receipt in the Laboratory.
*NOTE: All Specimen Refrigerated (2-8°C) for 7 days only.
Vibra Health Laboratory
Phone: (248) 846-0663
1307 Allen Dr, Suite A, Troy, MI 48083